Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News

United States

27 January 2003

Cybercast News Service

What's in a number? Plenty, when you're calculating the number of gun control laws currently on the books in America. A new report by a liberal Washington think tank dismisses the view by Second Amendment supporters, that there are more than 20,000 existing gun laws. But, by labeling local gun ordinances "irrelevant," and pegging the overall number of gun laws at 300, the Brookings Institution Center on Urban and Metropolitan Policy has fired up its conservative... (

Read More: Cybercast News Service